periodontology

noun peri·odon·tol·o·gy \ ˌper-ē-(ˌ)ō-ˌdän-ˈtä-lə-jē \

Definition of periodontology

First Known Use of periodontology

1914


Medical Dictionary

periodontology

noun peri·odon·tol·o·gy \ -ˌdän-ˈtäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of periodontology

plural periodontologies

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